Don’t Accept The Rules For How To Criticize The Israel Lobby

By Philip Weiss, Mondoweiss.net -

A maddening element of the Ilhan Omar controversy is all the experts offering instruction on The right way and the wrong way to criticize the Israel lobby. Why must someone who sees a dreadful [...]

Nicaragua: Failed Opposition Rally, Still Used For Propaganda

By Chuck Kaufman, Afgj.org -

The opposition called for a demonstration on Saturday, Mar. 16 at Metrocentro, a busy shopping area and traffic circle in Managua. Eye witnesses report fewer than 200 people showed up. The poor [...]

The Taliban Is Ascendant As Afghanistan Hangs In The Balance

By Zubeida Mustafa, Truthdig.com -

The tables have turned. The Taliban, the militants who sheltered the 9/11 attackers and earned the wrath of America, are now meeting their arch-nemesis in Doha, Qatar. Conducting the talks is [...]

Life In Yemen’s Hodeida Now Worse Than Before “Ceasefire,” As Saudis Still Intent On City’s Capture

By Ahmed Abdulkareem, Mintpressnews.com -

HODEIDA, YEMEN — Yemen’s armed forces, loyal to the Houthis, said that Saudi Arabia and the United Arabian Emirates will be targeted in retaliation for any major attack on the port city of [...]

How US Sanctions Are Hurting Iran: A Firsthand Report

By Medea Benjamin, Intrepidreport.com -

With a recent delegation to Iran, we experienced first-hand the legendary Iranian hospitality. Iranians are particularly thrilled to meet Americans, but as we discovered, our government’s [...]

Pompeo Enlists US Energy Conglomerates For Global Oil War

By Bill Van Auken, Wsws.org -

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo delivered an extraordinary speech this week to a conference attended by representatives of the major US energy conglomerates in which he appealed to “Big Oil” to [...]

Veterans Call On U.S. Troops To Resist Illegal Orders To Invade Venezuela In Response To Trump

By Staff, Veteransforpeace.org -

Veterans For Peace (VFP) calls on all members of the U.S. military to refuse illegal orders to intervene in Venezuela. Furthermore, VFP urges all U.S. military leaders to inform the president [...]

Supporters Around The World Rally, Crying ‘Hands Off Venezuela’

By Staff, Telesurenglish.net -

From Argentina to South Africa, Malaysia to Peru, New Zealand to Canada and the U.S., supporters of the Bolivarian revolution marched together as part of the World in Solidarity with Venezuela [...]

Okinawa Rally Urges Japan, US Gov’ts To Scrap Base Relocation Plan

By Staff, Mainichi.jp -

NAHA (Kyodo) -- A rally of thousands of Okinawa residents on Saturday urged the Japanese and U.S. governments to scrap a plan to relocate a controversial U.S. air base within the southern [...]

Hiding Colombia’s Human Rights Nightmares In A Venezuelan Coup

By Eleanor Goldfield, Occupy.com -

It can – and should be said that our imperialist coups are never about democracy, but more so about protecting our investments, killing the threat of a good example, and of spinning a media tale [...]

Giving A Voice To The Venezuelan People

  By Reinaldo Iturriza, Roarmag.org -

For almost two months now, Venezuela has been caught in a tense stand-off between the incumbent government of Nicolás Maduro and the US-backed right-wing opposition leader Juan Guaidó, who [...]

US Shifts Weapons From Iraq To Syria

By Jack Detsch, Al-monitor.com -

The Pentagon rerouted millions of dollars’ worth of weapons and vehicles from Iraq to Syria in the second half of 2018, Al-Monitor has learned, as US-backed forces cornered the last remnants of [...]

US And Iranian Hardliners Continue The Suffering

By Ann Wright, Consortiumnews.com -

We knew that a CODEPINK: Women for Peace delegation to Iran would wind up in the crosshairs of the Trump administration. While he was campaigning, Donald Trump made his animosity toward Iran [...]

We Are Being Lied Into War Again

By Lee Camp, Truthdig.com -

I was 23 when we invaded Iraq, and I wasn’t sure it was based on lies, but something deep down in me—just behind the spleen—told me it was based on lies. Kinda like if your blind date shows up [...]

Decades Of US Support For International Terrorists In Their War Against Cuba

By Shane Quinn, Globalresearch.ca -

Consecutive United States governments – dating to the Dwight D. Eisenhower administration of the late 1950s – were left increasingly perplexed and enraged by their country’s inability to either [...]